Remote control Windows Vista/7

By laptox
Jul 13, 2011
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  1. hi,

    I want tremote control a win 7 laptop via a vista pc. They are both in the same workgroup - and connected via wifi.

    As both 'os' are home premuim is seems they lack what is built into the business (or non home) editions.

    I don't want to do much - I just want to have a view of what my son is upto on his laptop !

    Any ideas how to do this or what software to use ?
  2. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,181   +411

    Some sort of VNC software - such as UltraVNC
  3. gooderguy

    gooderguy TS Rookie Posts: 66

    Try Teamviewer, it works great and is very simple, I've used it for years on many systems running Windows XP, Vista and 7. And it's free for non-commercial use.
  4. gooderguy

    gooderguy TS Rookie Posts: 66

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